David J. Bontrager

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David J. Bontrager

October 03, 1951 - December 03, 2018

David J. Bontrager David J. Bontrager, 67, Middlebury, died at 2:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 3, at his residence, from a heart attack.
He was born Oct. 3, 1951, in Arthur, Illinois, to Daniel D. and Pollyanna (Schrock) Bontrager.
Surviving are two brothers, Ivan (Connie) Bontrager, Syracuse, New York, and Delbert "Bert" (Rose) Bontrager, Ligonier; two sisters, Winona Bontrager, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, and Rozella Bontrager, Spokane, Washington; and 12 nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Juanita Bontrager.
David attended Clinton Christian School and was an over-the-road truck driver all of his life.
He loved his family and extended family and enjoyed spending time with them.
Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 10, followed by a memorial service at 7 p.m., all at Miller-Stewart Funeral Home, 1003 S. Main St., Middlebury.
Burial will be at a later date at Miller Cemetery, Goshen.
Online condolences may be offered at millerstewartfuneralhome.com.
Published on December 5, 2018
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Marv Hershberger
Dec 10, 2018
Sorry to hear Dave passed away
Learned to know Dave in Florida
The little green VW was well known
In Pinecraft
Mike Ryman
Dec 05, 2018
Just a few years ago, I made a lengthy Western Sales trip for A Middlebury business, David was also out west at that time Driving Semi and was invaluable as a travel guide for me by cell phone. David (Trucker Dave) was a Great friend to many. He'll be missed tons!